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Welcome to Fremont ...

The city of Fremont is located in Dodge County and is the County Seat for Dodge County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Fremont has a population of 26,457 people<1> (see below for details).

Fremont was established in 1871.

The community of Fremont is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Fremont lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Fremont: (402) & (531)<3>

The ZIP codes for Fremont: 68025, 68026<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fremont had a population of 26,397 people (which is 71.94% of the total population of Dodge County). This makes Fremont the county's most populous community.

The population of Fremont represents 1.45% of the population of Nebraska (which has 1,826,341 people), making it the state's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 26,397 people, the population of Fremont increased 4.86% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 25,174 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fremont had an population of 26,457 people. This is an increase of 0.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.1% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fremont.

Communities near Fremont ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Fremont and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Arlington   [Map]   1,281   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bennington   [Map]   1,523   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Blair   [Map]   8,091   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Elkhorn   [Map]   ---   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hooper   [Map]   826   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
North Bend   [Map]   1,256   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Fremont.

Communities Also Named Fremont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Fremont - they are located in Alabama, California (3), Colorado (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (6), Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fremont.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fremont. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fremont. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fremont. Our list includes 41 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Fremont:

Websites for Fremont ...

Official Website:   www.fremontne.gov/
 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.fremontne.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fremont ...

Looking for more information about Fremont? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Fremont, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fremont.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Dodge County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fremont: www.fremontne.gov/

The official website for Dodge County: www.dodgecounty.ne.gov/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fremont.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fremont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (531) is an overlay for area code (402).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Fremont). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fremont or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Fremont. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fremont) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fremont. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fremont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fremont. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4408, Longitude: -96.4922     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fremont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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